Sophia Hirsch and Johannes Mundinger are continuously collaborating on murals, installations and exhibitions, completing such projects for institutions and cities within Europe, as well as Mexico, Korea and Israel, to date.
Sophia Hirsch (b.1987) is based in Berlin, Germany. She studied and graduated from the Weißensee Academie of Art, Berlin, and the University of Art and Design, Halle. She has also studied at Bezalel Academy of Art, Jerusalem. Johannes Mundinger (b. 1982 Offenburg, Germany) is also based in Berlin. He graduated from Münster School of Design, and his exchange studies led him to the Academy of Fine Arts, Brussels.
They have worked with institutions such as the Museum Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven (2017) and the Jewish Museum Krakow (2014) and Yeoju Museum, Korea (2020).
In 2013, they won the jury prize of the Berliner Kunstverein for their installation Kritische Masse and were invited as artists in residence at the Art Cube Artists Studius, Jerusalem (2017), Yeobaek Seowon, Gyenggi-Do, Korea (2019) and Begehungen Chemnitz (2021).
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